Being a stay-at-home mom has its’ own challenges, one specifically being the lack of socialization for the mom and the child. You don’t have the adult interaction you would normally get being in the office. Your child isn’t around as many kids as they would be if they were in daycare. So how does one socialize being a SAHM? Don’t worry mamas, we have a couple ideas to help!
1. Join a mom group. Wherever you live, chances are there are multiple mom groups available. How do you find them? Google, Facebook, Instagram… you name it! Moms need to stick together and joining a mom group is not only helpful for socialization, but it also is a source to go to when you have specific questions regarding your kids! Many mom groups have monthly meetups in the area too. Do some research and find one that fits your style, you won’t regret it!
If you’re in Columbus, Ohio, check out a couple of these mom groups to see if they’re a good fit for you:
- Columbus Metro Library offers story time every day for different age groups
- Westerville Public Library offers story time on Wednesdays and Saturdays
- Delaware County District Library offers story time every day at their different branches